The world is still grappling with the corona virus pandemic, whose source of origin is yet to be ascertained. The World Health Organization (WHO) says identifying and understanding the origin of coronavirus pandemic is key to an effective fight against ravaging Covid-19.
Researchers fear another pandemic outbreak following discovery of a new virus. This virus is similar to the one that caused Swine Flu pandemic in 2009.
Experts caution against panicking, say vaccine shall prevent new strain of virus which isn’t deadlier A slew of countries closed their borders to Britain on Monday over fears of a highly infectious new coronavirus strain, heightening global panic, causing travel chaos and raising the prospect of UK food shortages days before the Brexit cliff edge The new strain of coronavirus found in Britain is spreading fast and is said to be highly infectious.
Virus become big cause for many death and increasing cases.In banglor lockdown has been declared. Local governments are frantically trying to quash outbreaks and keep their economies running as the pandemic spreads in the vast countryside.
A Study by Researcher From Monash University,Austrailia, Found that people who have recovered from corona infaction have immune memory(B cells) to protect against reinfection for least eight months.A British study on 12,541 healthcare workers from the Oxford University hospital found those who have recovered “was associated with substantially reduced risk of SARS(severe respiratory illness)-CoV-2 reinfection in the ensuing 6 months”.
Here are 7 symptoms of the new Covid Strain:
Besides Three most common symptoms of COVID-19 such as fever,dry cough & loss of sense of smell and taste ,7 other symptoms have been associated with the new strain of coronavirus.
Following are the signs you should watch out for:
-Loss of appetite
New strain Coronavirus variant:
As the new variant has spread quickly in London and south-east England, rules have been tightened across the UK, meaning more than 85% of the population – 48 million people – will be in the top two tiers after 26 December.
Recently Govt suspends UK flights till 31 december after alarming case rise in the country due to new covid strain,And in Maharastra Govt will imposing night curfew in all cities from tomorrow till January 5.
About 11,000 people who were to travel on direct flights between India and the UK till the end of the year will have to either cancel their tickets or reschedule, travel industry insiders said.
How Fast It’s Spreading In other Countries:
International Desk:The fear of a new strain corona virus found in Britain has once again created an atmosphere of fear across the world. The Canadian cases were identified in a couple with no known travel history, while the ones in Sweden and Spain were reported in travellers from Britain.
Two cases of a new strain of corona virus in Ontario,Canada, have been confirmed in the UK recently.Ontario’s joint Chief Health Medical Officer,Dr. Barbara Yaffe,said in a statement that travel record of the couple,who are confirmed have been infected with the new strain of corona,Durham resident.
Currently,couple are under ‘self-isolation’ under medical protocol.DR. Yaffe said that after detection of the new strain corona virus ,a lockdown has been done in Ontario as a precaution,which has come into effect from 00.01 pm Saturday local time.
Sweden, Canada and Spain on Saturday became the latest countries to report cases of the more contagious and genetically distinct variant of the coronavirus that was first discovered in Britain.
The variant has also been detected in France, Denmark, the Netherlands, Germany and Italy, according to The Washington Post. Swedish authorities detected the new strain after a traveller from Britain fell ill on arrival and tested positive, The Guardian reported, quoting Sweden’s health agency.
In Spain, four cases of the coronavirus variant believed to be particularly infectious were confirmed in Madrid, reported AFP.